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2020 Feature Stories

2020 News Stories

12-18-20 New Exoplanet Research Method Could Uncover Thousands of Habitable Worlds

12-07-20 New Johns Hopkins Graduate Program Boosts Leadership in Artificial Intelligence

11-30-20 Additive Manufacturing Collaboration Yields Custom Collimator for Jupiter Mission

11-24-20 Johns Hopkins APL Intern’s Rocky Discovery Could Offer Clues to Moon’s Formation

11-20-20 Johns Hopkins APL Materials Experts Explore Ways to Fortify Vehicles, Buildings

11-18-20 Veterans Find a Home at Johns Hopkins APL

11-16-20 Special Journal Issue Spotlights Future Exploration of Ice Giants and Their Moons

11-05-20 Despite Obstacles, Johns Hopkins APL Team Delivers First Instrument for NASA’s Lucy Mission

10-27-20 Craters on Bennu Hint at When Asteroid Arrived to Its Near-Earth Neighborhood

10-20-20 OSIRIS-REx and the Challenge to Sample an Asteroid

10-19-20 Turning Down the Noise with Quantum Control

10-16-20 Johns Hopkins APL Space Instruments Ride Aboard Blue Origin

10-05-20 Johns Hopkins APL’s SABR Simulations Give TSA Cutting-Edge Tech

08-28-20 Dragonfly, Titan and the Search for Our Origins: APL Planetary Scientist Zibi Turtle at TED2020

08-27-20 Pluto Crater Named for New Horizons Pathfinder Tom Coughlin

08-14-20 New Simulations Unravel Mystery Behind Aurora’s ‘String of Pearls’

08-13-20 Simulations Show Lander Exhaust Could Cloud Studies of Lunar Ices

08-12-20 Parker Solar Probe Mission Turns a Terrific Two

08-11-20 Danielle Chou Named AAAS Science and Technology Fellow

08-03-20 Iron Meteorite “Fingerprints” Reveal New Details About Planet Formation

07-22-20 New Space Instrument Technology Promises Unmatched Ability to Track Pollutants

07-14-20 Johns Hopkins APL Flexes Rapid Prototyping Muscles, Impacts Navy

07-01-20 New Research Points to Moon Being More Metallic Than Previously Thought

06-25-20 Top-Shaped Asteroids Could Be Chips Off the Same Block

2020 Press Releases

12-29-20 Johns Hopkins APL Space Weather Mission Selected by NASA

12-16-20 MEGANE Instrument Test Model Goes to Japan for Physical Tests and Design Review

12-04-20 Enhanced Phantom Limb Perception Improves Prosthesis Function, Study Finds

12-03-20 Johns Hopkins APL and Howard County Partner on Community Serology Study

12-03-20 New Cyber Defense Feed Protects Government Systems in Live Trial Across Four States

11-24-20 DART Spacecraft Outfitted with Next-Gen Technology Demonstration Propulsion System

11-23-20 Johns Hopkins COVID-19 Resource Center Named as a Time Magazine Best Invention of 2020

11-18-20 Johns Hopkins APL Assists in Historic Standard Missile-3 Takedown of an ICBM Target

11-10-20 NASA Selects Johns Hopkins APL’s Kevin Stevenson to Lead New Astrobiology Research Team

11-06-20 Five Johns Hopkins APL Staff Members Named AIAA Associate Fellows

11-03-20 Second Annual National Health Symposium Event Summary Available

10-29-20 Four From Johns Hopkins APL Honored at Women of Color STEM Conference

10-22-20 White House Taps Johns Hopkins APL’s Agata Ciesielski for Innovation Fellowship

10-20-20 Johns Hopkins APL Assesses Impact of Fraying US–China Tech Ties

10-09-20 Medical Support for the Next Generation of Military Operations

10-07-20 Johns Hopkins Institute Works to Assure the Nation’s AI and Autonomous Systems

10-06-20 Johns Hopkins APL Signs Licensing Agreement with Sternberger’s BLOCKsynop

09-29-20 Johns Hopkins APL Goes Virtual to Honor 2019’s Top Innovation and Staff Achievements

09-28-20 Better and Safer Care: Johns Hopkins APL Leads Effort to Improve Performance of Medical Device Systems

09-22-20 Training a Dragon: Protecting Quantum Algorithms on “Noisy” Computers

09-11-20 Johns Hopkins APL to Cohost Virtual Workshop on 5G Technologies for Tactical and First Responder Networks

09-10-20 COVID-19 and World Order: The Future of Conflict, Competition, and Cooperation

09-10-20 Registration Open for “Quantum: Imagine the Impact;” Oct. 22–23

09-08-20 Johns Hopkins APL, Medicine Researchers Apply Data Fusion to Improve Breast Cancer Detection

09-04-20 APL Researchers Plant Ideas for Building Better Biological Sensors

08-28-20 APL and the Intelligence Community Tackle Malware in the Age of AI

08-28-20 AI Bests Human Fighter Pilot in AlphaDogfight Trial at Johns Hopkins APL

08-15-20 Johns Hopkins Researchers Retrace COVID-19 Introduction and Impact in D.C. Region

08-07-20 Johns Hopkins APL Hosting Final Installment of DARPA Virtual Combat Competition

08-04-20 Johns Hopkins APL Options Unbreakable Battery Technology to Longeviti Neuro Solutions

07-29-20 Johns Hopkins APL Ranked No. 3 on Fast Company’s Best Workplaces for Innovators List

07-22-20 JHU and Johns Hopkins APL Thought Leaders Talk Technology in a Post-COVID World

07-20-20 APL Rides Again as a Bicycle Friendly Business

07-14-20 Six From Johns Hopkins APL Earn Johns Hopkins Diversity Leadership Awards

07-13-20 Johns Hopkins APL Enlists States for Cyber Defense Technology Pilot Program

07-02-20 David Porter Chalks Up a Blackboard Award for Online Teaching

06-30-20 FDA’s M. Khair ElZarrad to Keynote Session II of Johns Hopkins APL’s National Health Virtual Speaker Series

06-25-20 Johns Hopkins APL and Purdue University Establish Partnership Focused on Hypersonics

06-24-20 Johns Hopkins APL Ranks Among Insider Pro and Computerworld’s ‘Best Places to Work in IT’

06-23-20 NASA’s First Planetary Defense Mission Target Gets a New Name

06-16-20 Jennifer Cooper Joins Acoustical Society of America Executive Council

06-11-20 MESSENGER Shows How a Spacecraft Could End Neutron Lifetime Stalemate

06-09-20 Mars-Bound Johns Hopkins APL Spectrometer Passes Major Milestone

06-04-20 Andy Oak Named Homeland Protection Mission Area Executive at Johns Hopkins APL

05-29-20 “It’s Like Playing Chess Blind”: Competition Tests AI Decision-Making Under Uncertainty

05-29-20 Johns Hopkins APL, NASA Upgrade Global Search and Rescue System

05-28-20 Johns Hopkins APL Administrator Lends Nursing Services to COVID-19 Fight

05-19-20 Johns Hopkins APL Receives DART Spacecraft Structure and Ramps Up Integration and Testing

05-07-20 Johns Hopkins APL Team Earns AIAA Space Program Management Award

05-07-20 Johns Hopkins APL Names Leonard Moss Chief Security Officer

05-05-20 First Exoplanet Study From Johns Hopkins APL Leaves Researchers Stumped

05-04-20 Johns Hopkins APL Delivers Prototype Defense Planning and Assessment Tool to USS Bunker Hill

04-28-20 Fast Company Recognizes Johns Hopkins APL’s Work Among “World Changing Ideas”

04-24-20 Tech Students Shoot for the Stars in Outreach Program Led by Johns Hopkins APL

04-20-20 “Lucky” MESSENGER Data Upends Long-Held Idea About Venus’ Atmosphere

04-20-20 Interstellar Comet Borisov Likely Comes From a Red Dwarf Star, Researchers Say

04-15-20 Johns Hopkins APL to Host Virtual Event Exploring ‘Operationalizing’ Artificial Intelligence in Health

04-15-20 Two Ventilator Concepts Emerge From Design Thinking Workshop Led by Johns Hopkins APL

04-13-20 NASA’s First Planetary Defense Mission Readies for Integration and Testing at APL

04-08-20 Johns Hopkins APL Maker Community Crafting Face Shields for Medical Workers

04-08-20 New Science Center Will Transform Understanding, Prediction of Space Weather

04-07-20 John Slotwinski Named ASTM International Fellow, Earns Award of Merit

04-03-20 Johns Hopkins APL Scientist Ralph Lorenz wins Alvin Seiff Memorial Award

03-30-20 Johns Hopkins APL Scientist Developing Device to Reduce Blindness in Poor and Rural Areas

03-25-20 Johns Hopkins APL-Developed Health Surveillance Tool Augments Nation’s COVID-19 Response

03-23-20 Johns Hopkins APL Biologists Sequencing Genome of the Virus Causing COVID-19

03-23-20 Johns Hopkins APL Experts Explain Why Social Distancing Is Critical to Flattening the Coronavirus Curve

03-13-20 Johns Hopkins APL Hits Standard Missile-3 Milestone

03-10-20 Johns Hopkins APL Named One of Fast Company’s Most Innovative Space Companies

03-09-20 Nancy Chabot Named Meteoritical Society Vice President

02-28-20 Michael Presley and Laszlo Kecskes Receive Inaugural HEMI/APL Seed Grant

02-18-20 JHU Researchers Begin to Tackle Bias in Al Used in Disease Diagnosis and Health Care

02-14-20 Second Annual Health Symposium to Focus on Operationalizing Artificial Intelligence

02-13-20 NASA Selects Johns Hopkins APL-Led Discovery Mission Proposal for Further Funding

02-11-20 APL Black History Month Highlights the Voting Rights Movement

02-07-20 NASA, ESA’s Solar Orbiter Set to Explore Sun with Johns Hopkins APL-Developed Camera and Particle Detector

02-07-20 Navy Lauds ‘Pathfinder’ Reichert for Missile Defense Leadership

02-03-20 Johns Hopkins APL Joins Maryland Academia, Labs and Industry to Launch New Quantum Science Alliance

01-30-20 APL Researchers Develop Method to Extract Water From Thin Air

01-28-20 NASA’s Interstellar Mapping and Acceleration Probe Mission Enters Design Phase

01-27-20 APL Experts Talk Hypersonics at AIAA SciTech Forum

01-23-20 The Young Scientists and the Sea

01-21-20 Former Defense Health Agency Director Raquel Bono Joins Johns Hopkins APL as a Senior Fellow

01-15-20 Johns Hopkins APL Scientist Ralph Lorenz Wins Choice Award for Climate Science History Book

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